to the Global ECS Online Training Center. The courses below
are designed to help you take full advantage of your investment
in Global ECS. They will help you unleash the full power of
the Global ECS System as well as maximize your ROI. Global
ECS Online Training will be conducted by one of our Global
ECS experts and will be delivered via your browser and telephone.
Each course is completely interactive and will include hands-on
demonstrations and Q&A sessions. You will receive a course
guide prior to your session so that you may print it out for
note taking purposes.
of each class is only $250 per student. Please contact our
ECS Sales Team for special pricing if you have
a large number of GECS users that you need to train. To complete
enrollment in any class, you will need to know your license
number and have a purchase order number. If you wish to pay
by credit card, please leave the purchase order number field
on the enrollment form blank and you will be contacted by
a member of the Global ECS Sales Team to complete your enrollment.
This course is the first of two Scheduler courses. It will
provide an overview of the various methods for creating jobs
in the Global ECS system. You will learn how to use the Global
ECS Administrator program to input jobs through the Jobs,
Batches and Studio modules. Schedule and run sample jobs.
You will also learn how to use the Global ECS Browser Based
client programs. You will discover how to easily have your
own or third party applications create jobs in Global ECS
by using ASCII text WRK files. The differences between using
each method of job creation and common practices for each
will be discussed.
: Every Monday 11:30AM - 1:30PM CST
This course is the second of two Schedulers courses.
You will learn how to take full advantage of the Global ECS
scheduling tools and techniques. You will learn how to schedule
jobs to repeat using Absolute, Relative, Day of the Week or
Special Schedules. Learn the
differences between Dynamic and Static scheduling models.
The use of custom Calendars for rescheduling, setting up valid
time periods for jobs to run and using Vacation periods will
be covered. You will also learn how to set/limit the number
of times a job should run. The use of Trigger Files, Job Dependencies,
Event Dependencies, user definable Resources and Job Priorities
will be covered. This course does an excellent job of helping
you set up, fine-tune and manage your production schedule
using the Global ECS System.
: Every Tuesday 11:30AM - 1:30PM CST
In this course, you will learn how to monitor and manage your
production schedule using the Global ECS Administrator. You
will learn how to create customized views of your jobs and
Events. Administrators filtering capabilities allow
information to stay manageable. You will learn how to check
the status of Jobs as well as the various Global ECS System
be instructed on how to schedule and remove Batches from your
production environment. The following scenarios and how to
manage them will be covered:
jobs have failed,
jobs need to be manually stopped,
jobs need to be rerun,
jobs need to be skipped and rescheduled,
jobs need to be put on hold,
jobs need to be run ignoring dependencies and much more.
: Every Wednesday 11:30AM - 1:30PM CST
This is the first of two Administrator courses. It is tailored
for GECS Administrators. It covers system requirements, GECS
architecture and Global ECS system setup. This includes installation
of the GECS components, setting up users workstations,
creating Global ECS security profiles, adding new users, as
well as setting up and creating Agent records. You will learn
how to set up and fine-tune the Global ECS System in a distributed
environment. Proper set up and configuration parameters of
the GECS DBMS and Controller programs. Overview of GECS System
Events and Configuring Event Definitions.
: Every Thursday 11:30AM - 1:30PM CST
This is the second day of the Administrators course.
Event Notification and email setup will be covered. Overview
of Accounting Features. Security and Certificate Management
is described. You will also learn how to start and manage
the GECS Components including the DBMS, Controller, Web Manager
and Agents. Show how to update license information. We will
provide an overview of GECS command line utilities and suggestions
for backing up the Global ECS system. Disaster recovery will
also be covered.
: Every Friday 11:30AM - 1:30PM CST
This course will provide information on the new enhancements
included in the current version. It will cover the major differences
between the current version of GECS and the previous version.
It will provide suggestions for making your new GECS system
more tailored to your needs. It also covers the steps you
need to take to upgrade your systems to this new version.
: Every Wednesday 2:00PM - 4:00PM CST
If you enroll in a class and need to cancel for any reason,
you need to do so at least 48 hours in advance. If you do
not give 48 hours advance notice, you will still be charged
for the class. To cancel a training session, please email
ECS Training Team and include your name, license
number and confirmation number. You will receive this information
via email after you enroll in a class.